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Andrew Wilson "Buddy" McLaughlin

January 23, 1943 - April 19, 2019

Andrew Wilson “Buddy” McLaughlin, 76, of Moundsville, WV, passed away Friday, April 19, 2019 at Wheeling Hospital.

He was born January 23, 1943, the son of Rosalie (Farley) McLaughlin and the late Clifford McLaughlin. Buddy retired as a fire fighter from the City of Moundsville Fire department and worked as an electrician for Earl Collins Electric. He was a member of the Country Campers and the Mound View Twirlers.

Buddy is survived by his loving wife, of 37 years, Gloria Wade McLaughlin; three daughters, Karen LeMasters of So. Dakota, Patsy (Sam) Taylor of Moundsville and Michelle(Craig) Pekula of Moundsville; one step-son, Scotty (Laura) Richmond of Chardon, OH; one sister, Judy (Dale) Allen of Flor.; six grandchildren, one great-grandson and best friend, his Yorkie, Kayla.

Family and friends will be received Friday, May 3, 2019 at Ash Avenue Church of God, 127 Ash Avenue, for a memorial gathering from 10 am until time of service at 11 am.

Memorial contributions may be made to Marshall County Animal Shelter by clicking here.

Condolences may be left to the family at

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Service Information

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019

Time: 11:00 am

Ash Avenue Church of God, 127 Ash Avenue, Moundsville

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